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Arkansas Officer Dies In Foot Pursuit

March 27, 2013  | 

A drug task force director in Arkansas died as he chased a parolee from a Clarksville property Tuesday evening, reports the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Larry Johnson, 65, was the director of the Fifth Judicial Drug Task Force. Medical personnel said Johnson likely suffered a heart attack. The parolee was later apprehended, reports ODMP.

Clarksville Police Department Chief Greg Donaldson asked community members to "say a prayer for us as we struggle to come to terms with our loss."

Tags: Narcotics Task Forces, Duty Deaths, Foot Pursuits


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Trigger @ 3/29/2013 5:24 AM

Officer Johnson rest in peace brother. May the Good Lord hold you close.

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